Faculty & Staff

Tara  Tietjen-SmithTara Tietjen-Smith, DA, MCHES
Department Head and Professor
Phone:
903-886-5545
Office:
Field House 100
Area(s) of Research:
Higher Education Administration, Women's Health

Lola  KanamanMs. Lola Kanaman
Administrative Assistant
Phone:
903-886-5549
Office:
Field House 100A

Vipa BernhardtVipa Bernhardt, PhD
Assistant Professor
Office:
Field House Office 006
Area(s) of Research:
Integrative physiological responses during exercise, Weight loss or aerobic exercise training effects on shortness of breath during exercise, Psychophysiological factors of dyspnea on exertion

Betty   BlockBetty Block, Ed.D
Professor
Office:
211
Area(s) of Research:
Relational cultural theory, narrative practice, leadership, and the phenomenology of embodiment

Clay BoltonClay Bolton, Ed. D.
Assistant Professor of Sport and Recreation Management
Office:
Field House Office 100D
Area(s) of Research:
Student-athlete community service endeavors, Fund-raising and non-profit work, NCAA governance issues

Dean CulpepperDean Culpepper, PhD.
Assistant Professor
Office:
Field House 100K
Area(s) of Research:
Sports Morality, Bullying, and Physical Activity

Quynh  DangQuynh Dang, PhD
Associate Professor
Office:
Field House 100J
Area(s) of Research:
Global Health & Corporate Wellness

Sandy  KimbroughSandy Kimbrough, PhD, CAPE
Professor
Office:
Field House 100G
Area(s) of Research:
Pedagogy, Physical Education

Sarah  MitchellSarah Mitchell, MS, ATC, LAT
Director ATEP/Graduate Coordinator
Phone:
903-886-5543
Office:
Field House 210

Steve  PrewittSteve Prewitt, PhD
Assistant Professor
Office:
Field House 100H
Area(s) of Research:
Curriculum and Instruction, Technology in Physical Education, Personalized System of Instruction.

Lauren  RhodesLauren Rhodes, MS
Instructor/FRA Coordinator
Office:
Field House 214

Henry  RossHenry Ross, EdD
Instructor
Office:
Field House 216
Area(s) of Research:
Concerns of African American higher education faculty

Anthony C RosselliAnthony C Rosselli, PhD.
Assistant Professor of Sport and Recreation Management
Office:
Field House 100C
Area(s) of Research:
Diversity Issues in Sport, Sport for Development, Sense of Community

Samantha RobertsSamantha Roberts, PhD.
Assistant Professor
Office:
Field House 100H
Area(s) of Research:
Managerial implications of corruption in sport, sport law, governance and trust.

Elizabeth  WachiraElizabeth Wachira, PhD,MPH,CHES
Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Research:
Health Vulnerabilities among Marginalized Populations